Edx Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 603

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 8

  • Investments
  • 1

Edx General Information

Description

Provider of massive open online course (MOOC) based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The company offers online courses on architecture, economics and finance, health and safety, chemistry, biology, electronics and various other fields from different universities, incorporating video lessons, embedded quizzes, immediate feedback on student work, online laboratories and student-paced learning to the general public, enabling its members to address rapidly evolving education technologies more quickly and with a broader, deeper research agenda.

Contact Information

Website
www.edx.org
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Educational Software
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 141 Portland Street
  • Cambridge, MA 02139
  • United States

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Edx Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Edx Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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Edx Competitors (45)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Springboard Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
WizIQ Venture Capital-Backed Mohali, India 000 000 00000000000 000
MasterClass Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 0000000000 0 00000
Study.com Private Debt Financed Mountain View, CA 0000 000000000
Alison Venture Capital-Backed Loughrea, Ireland 000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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Edx Patents

Edx Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20180315330-A1 Learning event management system Inactive 28-Apr-2017 00000000
US-20180308375-A1 Accessible content development Inactive 25-Apr-2017 000000000
US-20180144656-A1 Educational content review Inactive 18-Nov-2016 00000000
US-20130205213-A1 Caption-based navigation for a video player Inactive 06-Feb-2012 G06F3/0485 00

Edx Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Anant Agarwal Ph.D Founder & Chief Platform Officer
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Edx Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 000000 00.0 Self Co-Chairman 000 0000
0000 00000 00 Self Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000 000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
000000 00000 Self Board Member 000 0000
0000 0000 00 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Endowment Board Member 000 0000
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Edx Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Edx Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Edx Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
School Yourself 03-Feb-2015 00000 Education and Training Services (B2B)
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Edx Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
School Yourself 03-Feb-2015 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Edx FAQs

  • When was Edx founded?

    Edx was founded in 2012.

  • Who is the founder of Edx?

    Anant Agarwal Ph.D is the founder of Edx.

  • Who is the CEO of Edx?

    Anant Agarwal Ph.D is the CEO of Edx.

  • Where is Edx headquartered?

    Edx is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.

  • What is the size of Edx?

    Edx has 603 total employees.

  • What industry is Edx in?

    Edx’s primary industry is Educational and Training Services (B2C).

  • Is Edx a private or public company?

    Edx is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Edx?

    The current valuation of Edx is 00000.

  • What is Edx’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Edx is 00000.

  • Who are Edx’s investors?

    Harvard University Endowment and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Endowment have invested in Edx.

  • Who are Edx’s competitors?

    Springboard, WizIQ, MasterClass, Study.com, and Alison are some of the 45 competitors of Edx.

  • When was Edx acquired?

    Edx was acquired on 16-Nov-2021.

  • Who acquired Edx?

    Edx was acquired by 2U.

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